Category Archives: Meeting Minutes

September 2017 PAC Minutes

Burnaby Mountain PAC meeting September 11 2017

Called to order 7:16

Dave Dye welcomed everyone to the meeting.

Minutes: Minutes are posted on the PAC website.  Motion to adopt the June meeting minutes as posted seconded and approved.

Correspondence received from students who received scholarships this past June.

Student council – This year’s president introduced herself and talked about the plans for the month, including kick off week. Grad BBQ will be happening on September 22. Meet the teachers night will be happening this month. Student council members will be available to help out. Continue reading September 2017 PAC Minutes

May 2017 PAC Meeting Minutes

BURNABY MOUNTAIN PAC Meeting May 1st 2017

Meeting called to order at 7:20 by Patty Anderson, Vice Chair.

Minutes of last meeting tabled until next meeting.

Treasurer’s Report: Karen Sciarretta

Main Account and Gaming account both have funds received and are about where we expected. There may still be some expenses before the end of the year.

Continue reading May 2017 PAC Meeting Minutes

January 2017 PAC Minutes

Burnaby Mountain PAC meeting January 9, 2017

Called to order 7:15

Welcome to all

Minutes from November were posted on the PAC website. A motion to approve the minutes was approved,

Treasurer – We received the operating grant from SD41 for $330 and our BCCPAC membership has been renewed at a cost of $75 paid from our general account. To date we’ve spent $5,086 towards the school wish list and $1,900 towards school clubs from the gaming grant.

Student Council – Jeffrey – Snow Days which had a pj day, pancake breakfast and food drive and Santa’s workshop events held in December for students. Students could earn Santa bucks which were then used to enter raffles for some great prizes. Continue reading January 2017 PAC Minutes

Minutes from the November 7 PAC Meeting


Called to order 7:15

Welcome to all

Minutes from June, September and October were posted on the PAC website. A motion to approve the minutes was approved,

Treasurer – The budget has remained about the same as last month. Club requests are starting to come in. The school wish list was approved at the exec meeting . Continue reading Minutes from the November 7 PAC Meeting

September 2016 PAC Meeting

Burnaby Mountain Pac meeting September 12 2016

Called to Order at 7:17

Welcome – Dave Dye. Introductions of parents attending and last year’s PAC members attending occurred. Fundraising isn’t done as much by the PAC because we receive a large gaming grant from the government each year.

Minutes – will come out next month (from June2016) to be approved next month.

Treasurer. Karen Sciarretta. Intent of report is to tell how much we expect to spend and how much remains to be spent and how much has been spent. Page is divided into two different sections: Main account which comes from parent donations. Gaming grant comes from the government. The amount depends on the number of students. They pay a certain amount per student. With this money we support a teachers wish list and club requests.   Motion to adopt the treasurer’s report for September seconded and passed.

New/old business

Student council – Student Council president –Jeffrey introduced himself. Kick-off events will be happening over this month. Grade 8s will be having a retreat. Grade 8 students interested in being student council reps may put in applications, which will then be decided. Student council meets Monday after school. Members are expected to help set up and take down for events.

He talked about some of the events happening for the beginning of school the first few weeks. A member of student council is usually present at each meeting to present on recent and upcoming events.

Club requests – students will present requests at the meetings requesting PAC funds. There are no requests at this time

Dry grad – next meeting is Tuesday September 20th (next week). SPC cards will be sold as a fundraiser, starting in October. SPC cards will give students discounts at various stores.

Elections. Dave Dye and Karen were elected in June as chair and Karen is Treasurer. Remainder of positions were elected this evening.

Vice Chair – Patty Anderson

Secretary – Anne Millard

DPAC reps – allowed up to 3 – Dave Dye; Jen Mezei; Janice Beecroft

Members at Large – 3: Giovanna Irving (Dry Grad), William Castro, Jane-Anne Mintenko, Effie Tsalkitzis, Silvana Vieyetes, Sheliza Mitha

Committee Reports

Dpac event workshops on October 4th at Burnaby Central. Pac 101 and treasurer 101, etc. The chef’s Ace It program will provide appetizers and a vendor fair are available between 6 and 7.

Parent Ed – Daren Laur (white hatter) will be presenting on online savvy for parents. Register now. Mindfulness for teens workshop is being finalized for April 25.

There will be presentations by teachers or other interesting people.

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